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Downtown Alexandria After the Fire [Audio]

Ruby interviews Pam Botker from Creative Touch Boutique and the President of the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association about her reactions to the recent fire in downtown Alexandria and how the downtown business community is beginning the recovery process.  

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Alexandria Downtown Fire – Checking in with a Downtown Merchant (Audio)

Ruby asked Michelle Wencl from Karrow’s Jewelers to stop into the studio and talk about what she saw and experienced today as Downtown Alexandria experienced a dangerous multiple alarm fire.   Firefighters and first responders from Alexandria, Garfield, Long Prarie, Carlos, and Forada, along with first responders responded to a fire in downtown Alexandria this morning. The fire displaced approximately 20 …

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Listen to the New Bon Jovi Track – Plus Tour Details!

Bon Jovi has dropped a new song from their upcoming album, 2020. Check out the track below!

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Douglas County Relay for Life Ranks Number One in Minnesota

The Douglas County Relay for Life has been named the number one Relay event in Minnesota!  The Douglas County Relay has also ranked third in the North Region – which is compromised of thirteen states – and 66th Nationwide.  The Douglas County Relay for Life also has the number one team in Minnesota – Alexandria Industries – who also ranks …

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Mission Mechanical Furnace Winner Announced {Audio}

Congratulations to the winner of the Rheem Pro Partner Furnace from Mission Mechanical of Alexandria – Laurie Johnson!!!!  Here’s what happened when Becca from Mission Mechanical and Ruby called her this morning to let her know she won:

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Radiothon to End Child Abuse December 5 & 6

The Radiothon to End Child Abuse will be Thursday, December 5th, beginning at 1:00 PM and continuing for 26 hours until 3:00 noon on Friday, December 6th. KIKV-FM and Cool 94.3 are hosting this event which is co-sponsored by Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota.

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Today in Rock History – November 8th

Here’s what happened today in Rock History for November 8th:  1969 “Wedding Bell Blues” topped the Billboard Hot 100, giving The Fifth Dimension their second US number one record. The song was originally recorded as a private joke between group members Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr., who were engaged at the time. 1975 Elton John becomes godfather to John and Yoko …

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Today in Rock History: November 7

Here’s what happened today in Rock History:  1981 Daryl Hall and John Oates achieve their third US number-one single with “Private Eyes”. Over the next three years, they would have three more.  1987 A sixteen-year-old singer named Tiffany had the top tune in the US with a cover version of Tommy James’ 1967 hit, “I Think We’re Alone Now”. His rendition stalled …

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Today in Rock History – November 6

Here’s what happened today in Rock History for November 6th:  1964 During their first promotional visit to the UK, The Beach Boys appeared live on TV’s Ready Steady Go! 1965 After the success of “Satisfaction”, The Rolling Stones top the Billboard Hot 100 for the second time with “Get Off of My Cloud”. Keith Richards would later say, “I never dug it as …

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Today in Rock History – November 5

Here’s what happened today in Rock History:  1965 The Who released “My Generation” which will become a sort of anthem for British teens, rising to number two on the UK chart. In the US, however, despite performing the tune on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, the song will be mostly ignored and would get no higher than number 74 on …

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